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Kent motorcyclist injured in SR 18 accident

Reporter staff A 48-year-old Kent man injured last Friday while riding a motorcycle along State Route 18 in Auburn remained in satisfactory condition Tuesday at… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2018

Show of support for DaShawn

Family, friends rally in Auburn for Kent man who was beaten in hate crime attack

Summit with the senator

Fain hosts South King County leaders at the Capitol

  • Feb 14, 2018

South King County lawmakers to hold town hall meeting

Public invited to gathering on Saturday, Feb. 17 in Kent

  • Feb 12, 2018

Auburn road closure: A Street NE, 10th Street NE to 14th Street NE

Starting Wednesday, Feb. 14, through Thursday, Feb. 15, utility work by Stafford Excavating will require a full daytime road closure for northbound and southbound traffic… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2018

Green River College presents Bree Newsome: civil rights icon

Activist to visit Auburn campus for a discussion Feb. 22

  • Feb 12, 2018

Senate approves expensive bill circumventing Supreme Court decision on workers’ rights

Legislation passed Friday by the Washington State Senate creates a new private entity outside of state government to pay individual provider home care workers. But… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2018

Auburn home-school student spends a week inside Olympia’s Legislature

Sponsored by her 31st District Rep. Drew Stokesbary, Daniella Mann spent the week of Jan. 22-26 serving as a page in the state House of… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018

New King County sheriff drops in on the Lions

Johanknecht returns to Auburn to speak about her plans

Senate approves Fain-sponsored protections for servicemembers

For the Reporter The men and women of the military, National Guard or reserves, can be called away at a moment’s notice, but with long-term… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018

Auburn Police blotter | Feb. 9

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between Jan. 28 and Feb. 2 Jan. 28 CPS Referral: 9:42 p.m., Auburn… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Feb. 9

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 261 calls for service between Jan. 29 and Feb. 4, among them the following: Jan. 29 Odor investigation:… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018

Traffic advisory: Auburn Way North – South 277th Street to 83rd Avenue S.

Starting Wednesday, Feb. 14, through Thursday, Feb. 22, utility work will require lane restrictions at the intersection of South 277th and Auburn Way North between… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2018

Auburn’s Ariana Kukors, former swimming star, alleges coach sexually abused her

Report: law enforcement officials search coach’s apartment in Des Moines

Cascade Water Alliance announces new officers for 2018-19

For the Reporter Cascade Water Alliance announced its new officers who will serve the seven member water provider for 2018 through 2019. Bellevue Councilmember John… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2018

Auburn director departs for new job

Auburn’s planning and community development director, Kevin Snyder, has left to accept the top planning job in a California city. Snyder, whose last day was… Continue reading

Traffic advisory: short duration closure at Auburn Way South – Dogwood Street SE

On Friday, Feb. 9, construction for the Auburn Way South Safety Improvements (Muckleshoot Plaza to Dogwood Street SE) project will require a short term closure… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2018

City, museum create artist-in-residence at Mary Olson Farm

Opportunity to work and be inspired by the beautiful setting

Auburn man pleads not guilty in brutal beating of Kent man

Authorities call Jan. 20 assault a hate crime attack

Pacific, Algona city councils support fire ballot measure

The Pacific and Algona city councils passed resolutions recently, supporting the Feb. 13 ballot measure submitted to the voters by the Valley Regional Fire Authority… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2018